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2009-06-01 07:00:00

MALVERN, Pa., June 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Ascenta Therapeutics announced today that promising results from ongoing clinical studies in prostate, brain and lung cancers were among the data presented on AT-101, an oral, pan-Bcl-2 inhibitor, at the 2009 American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Meeting, May 29-June 2, in Orlando, Florida.

2009-05-28 07:00:00

- New Progression-Free Survival Data To Be Presented at 2009 ASCO Annual Meeting Support Further Clinical Development of Picoplatin in Combination with Docetaxel/Prednisone as First-Line Therapy for Metastatic Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer - - Poniard Management Team to Host Analyst and Investor Briefing to Discuss Data on Sunday, May 31st - SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., May 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Poniard Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

2009-03-05 08:26:04

McMaster University researchers have found patients with a very severe asthma benefit from injections of the antibody, mepolizumab.

2009-02-25 07:00:00

- New Progression-Free Survival Data Support Picoplatin in Combination with Docetaxel/Prednisone as First-Line Therapy for Metastatic Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer - - Results To Be Presented at the American Society of Clinical Oncology's 2009 Genitourinary Cancers Symposium - SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Feb.

2008-10-23 09:00:38

Poniard Pharmaceuticals, a biopharmaceutical company focused on oncology, has announced positive incremental data from its ongoing Phase II clinical trial of picoplatin in combination with docetaxel and prednisone as first-line therapy for metastatic hormone-refractory prostate cancer.

2008-10-22 15:00:11

U.S. researchers say the use of modern immunosuppressive drugs eliminates the need for steroid therapy as early as seven days following a kidney transplant. Dr.

2008-10-16 09:00:10

Cell Genesys, Inc. (Nasdaq:CEGE) today announced its decision to terminate the VITAL-1 Phase 3 clinical trial of GVAX immunotherapy in patients with asymptomatic metastatic hormone-refractory prostate cancer.

2008-09-18 15:00:12

DEAR DR. DONOHUE: I am a 78-year-old male who recently experienced a breaking out on my face and around my nose. Pimples came up. My physician diagnosed it as rosacea. He prescribed tetracycline and MetroGel ointment. The area cleared up. I wonder if I can stop taking the prescriptions.

2008-08-27 18:00:17

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Aug. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Millennium: The Takeda Oncology Company today announced the publication of results from the 682 patient, randomized, Phase III VISTA(1) trial in this week's edition of the New England Journal of Medicine.

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